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Dec 20, 2014 8:55 am

TSN Lands UFC Broadcast Deal

While no formal announcement has been made yet, The Sports Network (TSN) in Canada sent out schedule revisions for January to television listings services on Friday which included extensive UFC coverage (via MMAFighting.com). TSN, which is Canada’s equivalent to ESPN, was the leading candidate to get the UFC’s television contract in The Great White North....

Dec 19, 2014 4:28 pm

Official ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Poster Released

UFC officials have released the official poster for January’s ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ event. UFC 183 goes down on January 31 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas. Here’s the full poster:

Dec 19, 2014 12:57 pm

Tito Ortiz “wants to work things out” with the UFC

“Yes, (Tito was approached to be included in the lawsuit). He felt that it was just best to not be a part of that suit. Obviously, everybody wants a better situation for the fighters, as far as pay and benefits. But Tito just felt that at that particular time, he wanted to opt out. Because...

Dec 19, 2014 12:37 pm

Heun Speaks Out On UFC Sponsor Tax That Cost Him Thousands

  In 2010 ZUFFA LLC implemented a layer of protection for fighters in order to help weed out sponsors who lacked a real ability to pay. It was dubbed “The Sponsor Tax”. Basically, without getting into too much detail, any company wishing to sponsor a fighter inside the Octagon would first have to pay ZUFFA...


Dec 19, 2014 11:47 am

STAREDOWNS! UFC Fight Night 58 Edition

Earlier today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales and squared off for fight fans. If you missed today’s event, here are some stills of the action: Silva v. Rhodes: Junior v. Cumming: Barao v. Gagnon: (Co-main event) Machida v. Dollaway: (Main event)

Dec 19, 2014 11:14 am

UFC Fight Night 58 Weigh-In Results

Today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. If you missed BJPENN.COM’s Live broadcast of the event, here are the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) C.B. Dollaway (186) vs. Lyoto Machida (185) Renan Barao (136) vs. Mitch Gagnon (136)...

Dec 19, 2014 5:31 am

Jon Jones Creates Smiles

Say what you want about the pound-for-pound king, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones. Sure, he may have his issues, but he does a lot of good too. Recently the UFC champion took to the Special Education Class at Rio Grande High, to make some kids happy this Holiday season. Check it: “Had a awesome time hanging out...

Dec 19, 2014 5:05 am

REPLAY! Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller (Full Fight)

Top-ten lightweight Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller are set to face off at Fight Night Atlantic City. Miller hopes to continue his streak of finishes but Cerrone, who has stoppages in his last three fights, believes he is the all-around better fighter. Don’t miss Cerrone’s upcoming fight against Myles Jury at UFC 182.

Dec 19, 2014 5:04 am

Jimmo Wants To Stay A UFC Fighter, But He Wants Change Too

“The thing that people are mistaken of, ‘oh you’re not a company man’ or, ‘you don’t want to be there.’ I do want to be in the UFC and the fact that I’m trying to make a little bit of noise about this, proves it more than someone who’s just going to be in agreeance....

Dec 18, 2014 4:15 pm

UFC Announces Deal With TSN

The UFC has announced a new broadcasting partnership in Canada that will see UFC cards being broadcast on TSN, as well as occasionally on The Fight Network. To explain further, TSN is Canada’s equivalent to ESPN, making this a huge deal for the UFC. MMAFighting broke the story earlier this week, which also stated that...

Dec 18, 2014 1:01 pm

Dana White: “Ben Askren does not want to fight in the UFC”

“The thing is with Ben Askren is that Ben Askren doesn’t really want to fight here, in my opinion. People that are close to him say the same thing. The guy is making a ton of money to fight nobodies, but when you talk and you say a lot of things it keeps your name...

Dec 18, 2014 10:37 am

Jones: “I’m the bad guy for this storyline and I’ll play the bad guy”

“I was definitely confused by them doing that. Especially them using the part, ‘I’ll kill you,’ when I said that. It was definitely, I thought it was a little… it was different for them to use that footage. But you know, I said it, and I just kinda own up to it. I haven’t really...

Dec 18, 2014 10:36 am

Finalized! UFC on FOX 14 lineup set

The lineup for next month’s UFC on FOX 14 event in Sweden is set and includes a four fight main card which will air on FOX. The event, which takes place January 24 live from the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, is headlined by a light heavyweight title eliminator bout featuring hometown hero Alexander Gustafsson taking on surging contender...

Dec 18, 2014 10:30 am

PHOTO | Lawler Adds UFC Belt To Existing Gladiator Tattoo

A proud UFC welterweight champ, Robbie Lawler has had an update to his arm-ink. Here’s more: After 5 rounds 3 days later he doesn't look like he was in a 5 rounds 5min fight, congratulations @ruthless_rl #robbielawler it was an honor to put tattoo the belt on Champ A photo posted by Gilbert Machado (@gilink)...

Dec 18, 2014 10:12 am

SURPRISE VISIT! Jon Jones Hit With Random Drug Test By Nevada

The Nevada State athletic commission just stopped by my house and hit me with that random.. Only thing I'm on is that #PHW pure hard work! They are probably wondering how my chicken legs are so strong. I've had a few @muscletech products but that's all legal 🙂 A video posted by Jon Bones Jones...

Dec 18, 2014 9:42 am

Fightography: Jon Jones

From the moment Jon Jones became a professional mixed martial artist in the spring of 2008, it was obvious he would be extremely difficult to defeat. In the years that followed Jones barely lost a single round, even when facing world championship level opposition. That changed on September 21, 2013, when “Bones” faced Alexander Gustafson....

Dec 18, 2014 9:04 am

Ratings Report: UFC 181 Does Good PPV Numbers

The rematch between Robbie Lawler and Johny Hendricks was one of the year’s most fruitful pay-per-views. Garnering an estimated 375,000 buys, the welterweight clash ended up being one of this year’s most drawing cards on television. Dave Meltzer breaks down the report: (via MMAFighting.com)   The apparent decision to go with Johny Hendricks over Rory...

Dec 18, 2014 6:00 am

“I’M LOOKING TO RID MMA OF JON JONES”

“This is what I’ve wanted for years, since I met Jon. When I met him in 2010, our first interaction was unpleasant. He insulted me, so he gave me material and I put his picture on the wall and I have been looking at it since then. I want to beat him in his prime....

Dec 18, 2014 5:59 am

Bisping Backs UFC In Lawsuit – ‘Their careers didn’t pan out, so they’re suing’

“Let me break it down: you got three disgruntled ex-fighters and their careers didn’t pan out the way they wanted it to be, so guess what? They’re suing the UFC.” During last night’s UFC Tonight Broadcast, Michael Bisping briefly touched on the class-action lawsuit recently filed against the UFC. (More on that HERE) Kenny Florian...

Dec 18, 2014 4:59 am

GRUDGE MATCH! Herman vs. Brunson Rebooked For UFC 183

A middleweight grudge match between Ed Herman and Derek Brunson has been rebooked for UFC 183. UFC 183 goes down on January 31, from Las Vegas. In the main event, Anderson Silva returns against Nick Diaz. Herman and Brunson were originally scheduled to square-off on the UFC on FOX 13 Preliminary card. Brunson fell ill...

Dec 18, 2014 4:30 am

VanZant Wants A Top 10 Opponent

  “It was an awesome fight. You could really see how talented this weight division is. It’s a very stacked division. There are tough fights coming toward me, but I’m ready. I loved the season. I watched every fight. They’re all my potential opponents. I’m excited to fight someone from the TUF house next. I’ve...

Dec 17, 2014 11:26 am

LEGAL EXPERT: ‘I don’t see a strong case laid out against the UFC’

Yesterday, The Ultimate Fighting Championship learned they are being sued courtesy Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry. Today we have an analysis of the legal docs, from Attorney turned MMA Writer, Todd Martin. Check it: Just finished reading through the class action lawsuit against the UFC. Bottom line, as an attorney, I don't see...

Dec 17, 2014 11:10 am

“Jon Jones, You’re Not The Only One Dancing Today”

With the UFC’s new Reebok deal forthcoming, UFC champs Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey have been hand selected by executives to partner with the brand, as ambassadors. That news had Jon Jones dancing in the streets earlier. (Replay Here). And now Ronda reacts: You're not the only one dancing today, @JonnyBones. Check it out. I...

Dec 17, 2014 10:29 am

Jon Jones Dances In The Street, Ecstatic Over New Sponsor Deal

I'm telling you guys – big things are coming! Stay tuned to me and @Reebok. I'm officially a Reebok athlete. #TeamReebok #YesIdidthepeeweeHerman #KendrickLamar #UFC #Levels @KendrickLamar A video posted by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:19am PST Reebok, the UFC, and the champ, Jon Jones couldn’t be happier.

Dec 17, 2014 10:20 am

UFC Fighters React To UFC Lawsuit

Earlier this week we learned that three fighters have opted-in, in a lawsuit against the UFC. (More on that HERE) Now we have some reactions. This an a shakedown. #optedOUT — chael sonnen (@sonnench) December 16, 2014 It's on. — Nathan Quarry (@NateRockQuarry) December 16, 2014 PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN…“@SBNLukeThomas:...

Dec 16, 2014 5:56 pm

UFC Responds

The UFC is aware of the action filed today but has not been served, nor has it had the opportunity to review the document. The UFC will vigorously defend itself and its business practices. In a recent statement released on UFC.com, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has responded to news that they are being sued by...